RSL News Stand - Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011

Seattle scrimmage recaps, RSL-AZ Academy news among myriad links

Welcome back to the RSL News Stand … after a few days hiatus there’s
plenty of links to catch up on, all without the inconvenience of getting ink
smudged on your fingers!

We start off with reviews from yesterday’s 3-3 draw with Seattle in
exhibition play down in Casa Grande …

The
Salt Lake Tribune (RSL blog): Positives easy to find for RSL in draw with
Sounders

Deseret
News: Real Salt Lake draws with Seattle FC, 3-3

Deseret
News: Will Johnson getting experience with Canadian National Team

Standard-Examiner:
RSL draws with rival Sounders

RealSaltLake.com
(match recap press release): RSL, Sounders duel to 3-3 draw

MLSsoccer.com:
Live chat recap: RSL 3, SEA 3

The
News Tribune (Tacoma, WA): Sounders-Salt Lake draw in training game

 

“Section B”  includes general
Claret-and-Cobalt related stories, including some behind-the-scenes looks from
RSL’s training camp, Coach Kreis’ thoughts on the immediate road ahead towards
CCL play and an update on RSL’s Quarterfinal opposition …

(VIDEO)
RealSaltLake.com’s “RSL Insider, presented by AT&T” – Training Camp #2 Update

(VIDEO)
RealSaltLake.com’s “RSL Insider, presented by AT&T” – Annual Snowshoeing
Hike

(AUDIO) ESPN700.com:
Jason Kreis on “Bill & Spence” Show – Tuesday, Feb. 8

(AUDIO) ESPN700.com:
Nat Borchers on “Bill & Spence” Show – Monday, Feb. 7

MLSsoccer.com:
Kreis: RSL still need work ahead of CCL match

MLSsoccer.com:
Gil, Warner face familiar expectations in ‘11

MLSsoccer.com:
RSL lose three to international call-ups

MLSsoccer.com:
Real Salt Lake reward Rimando for performance

MLSsoccer.com:
Crew Notes: Warzycha still searching for right mix

RSL
Soapbox: For Real Salt Lake, could 2011 see them win #TheQuad?

 

We’ll block “Section C” for the RSL Academy, which had a successful
weekend up in the Pacific Northwest and saw some players sign last week with
some collegiate powerhouses, including the defending National Champion Akron
Zips …

MLSsoccer.com:
RSL, Sounders clash in Academy action

Keepin’
it Real: Four Academy players trial with Sr. Team

Keepin’
it Real: RSL-AZ versus Crossfire Premiere highlights (U15/16)

Live5news.com
(Charleston, SC): Two Lowcountry soccer players going to Clemson

The
Suburbanite (Akron, OH): Four Ohio players part of Akron soccer 2011 signing
class

 

And we close with news and notes from around the League in “Section D” …

MLSsoccer.com:
“Kick Off” – Wednesday, February 09, 2011

Soccer
America: MLS Confidential: How much time will new coaches be given?

SI.com:
MLS experiences growing pains

The
Shin Guardian: The MLS ticket to success: UEFA player pool?